Head of MFL - September 2021

Claremont Senior SchoolEast Sussex

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

We have a unique opportunity to appoint a dynamic and innovative Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) to take responsibility for the development, progress, and attainment of MFL from years 9 to 13.    The successful candidate will have proven leadership skills and have a strong academic background as a graduate in MFL.  The successful candidate will need to be able to teach French to A Level. The ability to teach Spanish or Latin up to KS4 would be an advantage. They will have the drive and determination to lead further forward a thriving and successful department, with a record of academic achievement and value added for its students.  Our ideal candidate will be an outstanding practitioner, able to inspire and motivate, leading by example.

Languages are growing in popularity at the School and both French and Spanish are offered at A Level. The successful candidate will be building on strong foundations and be able to think strategically and plan for further growth of the department. The Head of MFL will also be responsible for ensuring that students are able to pursue first language qualifications when English is their second language.  

Claremont Senior School is Ofsted rated “outstanding” in all categories and provides a stimulating and inspiring working environment.  As a proudly non-selective School, we look to ensure all students achieve their academic potential and offer a collaborative and dynamic working environment.  We are part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP) and have extensive links to our 47 sister schools across the globe. These links provide unique opportunities for staff and students at the school.

Full time

Salary: Competitive

Contract term: Permanent

Suitable for NQTs: No

Closing date for applications – Friday 5th March 2021

Interviews will take place – TBC

Please forward your completed application form to:

The Headteacher

Mr Ed Dickie

Claremont Senior School

Bodiam | East Sussex | TN32 5UJ

Email: recruitment@claremontschool.co.uk

Telephone 01580 830396

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and satisfactory Criminal Background Checks or equivalent covering the previous 10 years employment history.

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Claremont Senior School

East Sussex

Claremont Senior School
BodiamRobertsbridgeEast SussexTN32 5UJUnited Kingdom
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